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MIL-OSI Energy: Navajo coal plant owners to move forward with decommissioning plans

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  AM-NC, Arizona, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Navajo Generating Station, Navajo Generating Station Closure, Navajo Nation, Navajo Transitional Energy Company, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Salt River Project, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Navajo coal plant owners to move forward with decommissioning plans

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg Environment ($): The majority owner of the West’s largest coal-fired electricity plant is “closing in on” awarding five contracts to start decommissioning the plant, and could be ready to award them in April, the owner says. The Salt River Project, which owns 43 percent of the […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Wood Mackenzie: India, Asia Pacific region to power major increase in wind capacity

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  AM-NC, Asia, Business, China, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Global Wind Growth, India, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Luke Lewandowski, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, offshore wind, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Transition, Wind, Wood Mackenzie  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Wood Mackenzie: India, Asia Pacific region to power major increase in wind capacity

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Economic Times: Aggressive renewable energy targets in India and “explosive” growth in the offshore sector are expected to drive a 10-year CAGR of 12.2 per cent in the wind energy sector in Asia Pacific, excluding China, said a report by research group Wood Mackenzie. “Target compliance […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Grid-scale battery storage begins to take hold in India

By   /  March 20, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, Cypress Onshore Wind Turbine, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, GE Renewable Energy, General Electric, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Jerome Pecresse, KB, LM Wind Power, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Transition, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Grid-scale battery storage begins to take hold in India

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: India is finally seeing the emergence of a grid-scale energy storage market after years of anticipation. This month the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) invited bids for 3.6 gigawatt-hours of storage connected to 1.2 gigawatts of solar on India’s interstate transmission system, the biggest […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: German researchers study reusing country’s coal facilities as thermal storage units

By   /  March 19, 2019  /  AM-NC, Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, Concentrated Solar Power, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, German Aerospace Center, Germany, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics, KB, Michael Geyer, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Thermal Storage, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: German researchers study reusing country’s coal facilities as thermal storage units

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: The German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt or DLR) is investigating whether Germany’s coal plants could be reused as energy storage assets. The research body, which has a track record in concentrated solar power (CSP) development, is planning a pilot that will […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Japanese investors moving away from coal in ‘monumental’ shift

By   /  March 19, 2019  /  Akita Coal Plant Proposal, AM-NC, Asia, Australia, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Japan, Japan Bank for International Cooperation, Japan International Cooperation Agency, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Mitsui, News, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Sojitz Corporation, Tim Buckley, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Japanese investors moving away from coal in ‘monumental’ shift

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: Major Japanese investors, including those most indebted to coal, are seeking to back large-scale renewables projects across Asia, marking a “monumental” shift that energy market analysts say is “the start of the end for thermal coal”. At the same time, Japanese banks and trading houses […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Natural gas generation tops coal in PJM market for first time

By   /  March 19, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Coal Generation, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Joseph Bowring, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Monitoring Analytics LLC, Natural Gas, Natural Gas Generation, News, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PJM, PJM Market Report, Transition, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Natural gas generation tops coal in PJM market for first time

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): In a historic first for America’s largest wholesale electricity market, natural gas-fired power generation in 2018 exceeded coal-fired generation across the footprint of the PJM Interconnection, according to the grid operator’s independent market monitor. Monitoring Analytics LLC’s newly released “2018 State of […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Florida Power & Light proposes largest community solar program in U.S.

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, Community Solar, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Eric Silagy, Exploitation, Exploration, Florida, Florida Power & Light, Florida Public Service Commission, FPL, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, solar, Solar Energy Industries Association, SolarTogether, Transition, Utility trends  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Florida Power & Light proposes largest community solar program in U.S.

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Utility Dive: Florida Power & Light (FPL) filed plans for what would be the largest community solar project in the country to state regulators on Wednesday. FPL’s SolarTogether project would consist of 20 solar installations totaling 1,490 MW built over the next two years, pending approval from […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, Curtis Morgan, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, solar, Texas, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets, Utility trends, Vistra Energy Corp., Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis You are here: Home » Subject » News » Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’ Yahoo Finance: The latest sign that coal is losing its sway in the U.S. power market: Vistra Energy Corp. — one of Texas’s largest power generators and […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Technology transition undercutting all fossil fuels

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Peak Fossil Fuel, Technology Transition, Tim Buckley, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Technology transition undercutting all fossil fuels

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The New York Review of Books: “Kingsmill Bond” certainly sounds like a proper name for a City of London financial analyst. He looks the part, too: gray hair expertly trimmed, well-cut suit. He’s lived in Moscow and Hong Kong and worked for Deutsche Bank, the Russian financial […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Montana Republicans introduce revised bill to save Colstrip coal plant

By   /  March 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Climate Change, Colstrip, Colstrip Coal Plant, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Montana, Montana Consumer Counsel, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NorthWestern Energy, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Talen, Talen Energy, Tom Richmond, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Montana Republicans introduce revised bill to save Colstrip coal plant

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Billings Gazette: Republican legislators are taking another run at bailing out Colstrip Power Plant, capping some costs, but still obligating NorthWestern Energy customers to a 30-year repayment plan of the utility’s $407 million Colstrip investment. The new legislation, SB 331, which was introduced Wednesday, comes after Billings […]

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